The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Derbyshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 25 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Contract jobs citing .NET 21 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.86% 2.97% 12.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 16.67% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 10
Average daily rate
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£295 £244 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.02% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £408 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 19.72% 17.80% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 13
Average daily rate £263 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £550 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Derbyshire region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Derbyshire region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 16 £305 - 14
Chesterfield +4 4 £268 +0.94% 6
Belper - - - -
Matlock - - - -
.NET
East Midlands

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 34 (56.67%) ASP.NET
3 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (51.67%) MVC
5 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 23 (38.33%) HTML
6 23 (38.33%) CSS
6 23 (38.33%) Web Services
7 21 (35.00%) SQL
7 21 (35.00%) jQuery
8 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
9 14 (23.33%) OO
10 12 (20.00%) WCF
10 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (18.33%) NUnit
11 11 (18.33%) OOP
11 11 (18.33%) TDD
11 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.67%) HTML5
12 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (15.00%) LINQ
13 9 (15.00%) CSS3
14 8 (13.33%) Scrum
14 8 (13.33%) MSTest
14 8 (13.33%) RESTful
14 8 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (13.33%) WPF
14 8 (13.33%) NHibernate

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) OLAP
4 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.33%) NUnit
3 8 (13.33%) MSTest
4 6 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Advertising
1 1 (1.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 29 (48.33%) C# Developer
3 20 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 14 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 12 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 6 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
8 5 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.33%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Programmer
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) ASP.NET
2 23 (38.33%) CSS
2 23 (38.33%) Web Services
2 23 (38.33%) HTML
3 21 (35.00%) jQuery
4 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (20.00%) WCF
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (16.67%) HTML5
7 9 (15.00%) LINQ
7 9 (15.00%) CSS3
8 8 (13.33%) RESTful
8 8 (13.33%) WPF
8 8 (13.33%) NHibernate
9 7 (11.67%) XML
10 6 (10.00%) Ajax
11 5 (8.33%) SOAP
11 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
12 4 (6.67%) Silverlight
12 4 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) MVC
2 14 (23.33%) OO
3 11 (18.33%) OOP
3 11 (18.33%) TDD
4 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.33%) Scrum
5 8 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (6.67%) Web Development
7 4 (6.67%) Pair Programming
7 4 (6.67%) Kanban
8 3 (5.00%) BDD
8 3 (5.00%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.00%) Analytics
8 3 (5.00%) ETL
8 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.33%) OOD
9 2 (3.33%) UML
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) C#
2 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.00%) VBA
5 3 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) C
6 1 (1.67%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VB
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VB6
6 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.67%) BMC
2 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.67%) Remedy
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle